Argyll and Bute


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Argyll and Bute

(ɑːˈɡaɪl)
n
(Placename) a council area in W Scotland on the Atlantic Ocean: in 1975 the historical counties of Argyllshire and Bute became part of Strathclyde region; in 1996 they were reinstated as a single unitary authority. Argyll and Bute is mountainous and includes the islands of Bute, Mull, Islay, and Jura. Administrative centre: Lochgilphead. Pop: 91 300 (2003 est). Area: 6930 sq km (2676 sq miles)
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03 Contract Award Notice - Successful Supplier(s): Provision of four school and local transport routes in the Cowal area of Argyll and Bute.
It's not only the three towns that will be affected by the closures, they will be damaging to Argyll and Bute as a whole.
Now locals on remote Colonsay in the Hebrides have got the needle with Argyll and Bute Council.
Graeme Oram was suspended as finance director of Argyll and Bute NHS Trust after health service bosses uncovered a pounds 3million budget deficit.
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02 Contract Notice (below OJEU threshold): The Argyll Timber Transport Group meets bi-annually and provides for liaison between the forestry sector and Argyll and Bute Council to resolve challenging timber transport issues.
Stick that in your bureaucratic pipe and smoke it, Argyll and Bute Council.
FIREFIGHTERS in Argyll and Bute are attending more road crashes than fires, it was revealed yesterday.
HAVING read the recent media coverage regarding the increasing alcohol problem in Scotland, I felt I had to write about the imminent closure of the Alcohol Treatment Unit within the Argyll and Bute Hospital in Lochgilphead Argyll.
03 Contract Award Notice (below OJEU threshold) or call off from a framework (any value): Argyll and Bute Council made a call off from ESPO framework 636, Lot 1 to advance its electric vehicle charging infrastructure.
So, if you are just coming out of the grey drizzle that has been Argyll and Bute for the last few months, read on - the sun is starting to shine